Hartsfield-Jackson Airport installs state-of-the-art AEDs

Atlanta´s Hartsfield-Jackson officials have announced that the airport has completed installation of 285 new Cardiac Science G5 AEDs–one every 75 feet–in every terminal, the company said.

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport receives an average of 24 medical calls a day and deploys an automated external defibrillator approximately 10 times a month on average. The program will help ensure the safety of travelers at Hartsfield-Jackson by upgrading the AED fleet to the latest and best technology.

Hartsfield-Jackson (ATL) is the world´s busiest and most efficient airport, serving nearly 104 million passengers annually with nonstop service to more than 150 US destinations and 70 international destinations in more than 50 countries. For more information, visit www.atl.com.

Cardiac Science develops, manufactures, and markets automated external defibrillators (AEDs), as well as AED parts and accessories. The company also offers Rescue Ready® Services, a comprehensive portfolio of training, maintenance, and support services for AED customers. Cardiac Science has executive offices in Deerfield, Wisconsin. The company has operations in North America, Europe and Asia and has an installed base of over 500,000 units in nearly 100 countries worldwide. For information, visit http://www.cardiacscience.com